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Historical Events In 1944

Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Dec 09   In the year 1944 laird Cregar, actor (Charley's Aunt, Hangover Square), dies at 28  

Dec 10   In the year 1944 9 Dutch citizens hanged by nazis  

Dec 11   Surprise attack on House of Keeping Axe, 29 prisoners freed in the year 1944.  

Dec 12   In the year 1944 three Evacuation Squadrons (VE) were established in the Pacific from Air Sea Rescue Squadron  

Dec 13   In the year 1944 japanese kamikaze crashes into US cruiser Nashville, kills 138  

Dec 13   In the year 1944 lupe Velez, actress (Joe Palooka), overdoses on seconal at 34  

Dec 14   Begin(ning) Liese-Aktion: werving of labor force for Germany on this day in history.  

Dec 14   On this day in history congress establishes rank of General of the Army (5-star general)  

Dec 15   On this day in history a single-engine plane carrying bandleader Glenn Miller vanishes over the English Channel while en route to Paris.  

Dec 15   Bandleader, Major Glenn Miller, lost over English Channel in the year 1944.  

Dec 15   On this day in history glenn Miller presumed dead after his plane disappeared over the English Channel  

Dec 15   In the year 1944 glenn Miller, US band leader/jazz composer, dies at 40  

Dec 16   On this day in history battle of Bulge begins in Belgium  

Dec 16   Battle of the Bulge begins in Belgium on this day in history.  

Dec 16   In the year 1944 germans begin Battle of the Bulge to strike back at U.S. troops.  

Dec 16   Glenn Miller, US jazz composer/orch leader (Danny boy), dies at 40 on this day in history.  

Dec 16   The Battle of the Bulge begins in WWII as Germany launches a surprise counter-attack against Allied forces in Belgium in the year 1944.  

Dec 17   In the year 1944 green Bay Packers win NFL championship  

Dec 17   Japanese-Americans released from detention camps in the year 1944.  

Dec 17   Pieter A Roodenburgh, student/resistance fighter, dies at 26 in the year 1944.  

Dec 17   On this day in history uS Army announces end of excluding Japanese-Americans from West Coast  

Dec 18   Destroyers "Hull," "Spence" & "Monaghan" sink in typhoon (Philippines) in the year 1944.  

Dec 18   Destroyers "Hull," "Spence" and "Monaghan" sink in typhoon (Phillippines) on this day in history.  

Dec 20   Abbas Hilmi II, viceroy of Egypt (1892-1914), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Dec 20   In the year 1944 archbishop De Young & bishop Huibers condemn black market  

Dec 20   Battle of Bastogne, Nazis surround 101st Airborne (NUTS!) on this day in history.  

Dec 21   In the year 1944 cards' Marty Marion wins NL MVP  

Dec 22   Antoine Mariotte, composer, dies on 69th birthday in the year 1944.  

Dec 22   Germans demand surrender of American troops at Bastogne, Belgium on this day in history.  

Dec 23   Beginning of harsh winter on this day in history.  

Dec 23   On this day in history hMCS Clayoquot (Minesweeper) torpedoed off Halifax  

Dec 24   Joseph Gustav Mraczek, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Dec 25   Canadian Army captures Adriatic coast city of Ravenna, Italy on this day in history.  

Dec 26   Battle of Bastogne-US Gen Patton's 4th Pantzers repulse Germans on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1944

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Peter Eotvos, composer was born in the year 1944.  

Jan 02   Prince Norodom Ranariddh, Cambodian politician was born in the year 1944.  

Jan 03   Christina von Saltza, US, swimmer (Olympic-3 gold/silver-1960) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   David Atherton, English conductor was born in the year 1944.  

Jan 03   Blanche d'Alpuget, Australian novelist, biographer and second wife of Bob Hawke was born in the year 1944.  

Jan 04   Volker Hornback, rocker (Tangerine Dream) was born in the year 1944.  

Jan 05   Felix Arons, Dutch director/actor (Waaldrecht) was born in the year 1944.  

Jan 05   Tommie Smith, US, 200m dash (Olympic-gold-1968) [or Jun 5] was born in the year 1944.  

Famous Deaths In 1944

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   C T B Turner, cricket (17 Tests 1886-95, 101 wkt All time great), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1944 death of jurgis BaltruĊĦaitis, Lithuanian poet (b. 1873)  

Jan 04   Henri "Hans" Flu, Indonesian/Dutch family doctor/antifascist, murder died on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Adolph Goldschmidt, German/Swiss art historian, dies at 80 in the year 1944.  

Jan 06   In the year 1944 death of ida Tarbell, American journalist (b. 1857)  

Jan 07   J Verleun, Dutch resistance fighter, executed died in the year 1944.  

Jan 08   In the year 1944 death of william Kissam Vanderbilt II, member of the Vanderbilt family (b. 1878)  

Jan 11   Galeazzo count of Cortellazzo Ciano, Italian politician, dies on this day in history.  

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